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Kamensk Uralsky Metallurgical Works (abbreviated KUMZ, in Russian) is one of the largest and diversified downstream companies in Russia. KUMZ has a rich history as it was founded in 1944 as a manufacturer of semi-finished products in aluminium-, magnesium-based and aluminium-lithium alloys. Today KUMZ supplies high quality aluminium plates, a wide variety of extruded products (rods & bars, profiles of different shapes, wide railway extruded panels) as well as aluminium tubes & drill pipes. KUMZ is also specialized in forged materials supplying die-forgings, hand-forgings, rolled rings, forged plates and bars to aerospace, rolled rings, forged plates and bars to aerospace and automotive industries. All above production lines are concentrated in the same location.

KUMZ serves Russian and CIS markets as well as exports worldwide. Export sales cover North American market (USA and Canada), West and East European markets, Asian and Far Eastern markets.

KUMZ has a number of advantages:
  • On-site casting providing high quality ingot for further manufacturing of semi-finished products;
  • In-house tooling production allowing to make and maintain dies for extrusions and forgings;
  • On-site R&D Centre.

Major milestones:
  • 1944 – Start-up of KUMZ in Kamensk Uralsky, Russia as a manufacturer of high strength semi-finished products in Al-based alloys for defense metallurgy;
  • 1958 – First production of semi-finished products in Mg alloys at KUMZ;
  • 1964 – Production of first Al-Li 1420 alloy at KUMZ;
  • 2000 – KUMZ privatization and integration in SUAL;
  • 2004 – Modernization of hot rolling mill main drive;
  • 2005 – Start-up of two new casting furnaces 30,000 mt capacity each;
  • 2005 – Start-up of wide extruded panels production;
  • 2006 – Certification of KUMZ Quality System for conformance to the requirements of AS 9100;
  • 2007 - Launch of plate project "Chkalovsky"
  • 2008 - Nadcap NDT certificate

Visit KUMZ, including a with virtual tour of the production facilities at www.kumz.ru/eng/

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